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Busted Myths about Refurbished Laptops

When it comes to buying refurbished laptops, many of us hesitate to buy one. Several reasons are given for this hesitation. Some of them include: These have low configuration These are of low quality These have performance issues This kind of fear nurtures because of lack of information on these products. This fear has been LEARN MORE

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What should you know before buying a refurbished Mac?

There are plenty of people who wish to own a brand new Apple laptop. But, counting the zeroes on the price tag, they generally back off. But, a refurbished Mac serves as a savoir in such a case. They can be the owner of a MacBook without spending a lot. In this article, we shall LEARN MORE

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Used Laptop Buying Guide

There are many people who have been purchasing used laptops in recent times and they are quite happy with their investment. They actually disregarded the stigma that was developed with buying a used laptop. There are common misconceptions regarding a used laptop that it has no durability, no reliability, no guarantee, and should, therefore, be LEARN MORE

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Things to Know before Buying a Second Hand Laptop

Planning to buy a new laptop, but don’t have enough money for it. Don’t worry! You always have the option of buying a second hand laptop for you. However, in order to make sure that you don’t make a bad purchase, you must keep a few things in mind. We have discussed a few with LEARN MORE

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Standard iMac – Get to know everything about it

Apple computers have long been a desire of everyone. But because of the expensiveness of these computers, many of us just dream about owning one. But, what if you can get an iMac for a 20% discount? Well, if you are ready to buy an iMac at a discounted rate, then it is suggested that LEARN MORE

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Buying a Used Laptop? Avoid these Mistakes

In this hi-tech era, there is a list of gadgets that everyone today needs. These make their work faster and more efficient. The list although varies according to the needs and preferences of the individual but a laptop is certainly included in the list. When it comes to buying a laptop, then you will likely LEARN MORE

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Benefits of Buying a Second Hand Laptop

When it comes to buying a laptop, you can pick a new one or can go with a second hand laptop. But, a second hand laptop, really! Like others, you too may become skeptical about purchasing a second hand laptop. What if it stops working after some time? Will I get so many features at LEARN MORE

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MacBook Air and MacBook Pro – Which one is better?

If you are planning to buy the latest Apple laptop, then you have two options – MacBook Air or MacBook Pro. Although both of them have similar features including Retina Display, Keyboard, and Mouse models, and also falls in the same price category. But, there are a few specification differences between the two. You can LEARN MORE

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5 Essential Tips to Buy a Refurbished Laptop

Many of us confuse the term refurbished product with a used or second-hand product. But actually, there is a big difference between the two. A used or second-hand object has been in use earlier and then discarded by the user. A refurbished product, on the other hand, is an older product that is repaired and LEARN MORE

An Overview of Outlook’s Email Delivery System

“Outlook” is a Microsoft brand that stands for everything related to email delivery. Outlook itself is the application that comes with the Microsoft Office suite. Outlook.com is a Microsoft free web based mail account (formerly Hotmail). Outlook Web App (aka OWA) is the web-based mail client that is part of the Microsoft Exchange Server. Outlook.com LEARN MORE

Upgrading to Windows 10 – Important Considerations

When Windows 10 made its debut this year, there was a great deal of excitement generated about its faster operating system, its updated features, and its new graphics. Some users have been skeptical because the cluster of problems with Window 8.1. However, with the Windows 10 upgrade, the problems mostly occur because users not doing LEARN MORE

How to select the best network installation and management service

There are specific milestones in every business when it’s important to evaluate your networking capabilities: the initial opening, relocation to another facility, or during an expansion phase. Most companies have at least at five-year business plan, and the components of your network (such as cabling and patch panels) should support all of your needs computing LEARN MORE

What to look for when selecting a computer repair service

Because the reliability of computers and mobile devices is so important to your daily life, it’s important to know who to call when you have a repair need. But how do you decide which service is the best? Your options could range from a small, local computer repair shop to national chain like Geek Squad/Best LEARN MORE

Learn All About the Windows 10 Built-In Mail App

The mail feature in Windows 10 can handle the most complex email with ease. It is simple to set up, and with a touch-friendly interface and a minimalist design, it may just be the perfect default mail client for your needs. The new Windows 10 Mail app is actually part of the free version of LEARN MORE

Steps to Take to be Compliant with HIPAA Regulations

If you are an entity that handles Private Health Information (PHI), it is important that you are compliant with HIPAA regulations. HB Computers has a great deal of experience in maintaining the highest security measures available for data protection. Many businesses and organizations assign a Privacy Officer (PO) charged with understanding each HIPAA regulation. We LEARN MORE

Why Outsourcing Your IT Needs Makes Sense

Outsourcing your company’s IT needs makes sense for many reasons. At the very least, it helps you increase productivity and manage your time better, but the most important reason is that it will simply save you money. Outsourcing the IT function will cost less than dedicating a member of your staff to do the job. LEARN MORE

Data Recovery in Simple Terms

Data recovery is the process of retrieving data from failed, damaged or corrupted secondary storage devices. This usually involves internal or external hard disk drives, solid-state drives, USB flash drives, CDs, DVDs, and Tape Media.The most common incidence of data loss happens with operating system failure, accidental damage, viruses or human error. This kind of LEARN MORE

The Remarkable Benefits of Networks

When computers are connected in a network, much more can be accomplished than simply using a single computer. With networks, people become connected – and when people become connected – amazing things happen. Networking is a wonderful technological advancement that has expanded worldwide! The greatest evolution of networks is the Internet. Whenever you access the LEARN MORE

Which is better – a Laptop or Desktop Computer

Although prices for computers have decreased over the years, they are still an important investment, and as a consumer you want to have the very best model to fulfill all of your computing needs. One of the most frequent questions that come up when purchasing a computer is whether to buy a laptop or a LEARN MORE

How to Protect Your Computer from Viruses

A computer virus is a software program created to invade your computer for the purpose of corrupting, encrypting or deleting files, folders and other data while also causing havoc with your operating system. A virus can be triggered simply by inadvertently opening an infected attachment from an email; downloading a corrupted file or harmful program LEARN MORE

What You Should Know Before Purchasing Your Next Computer

Purchasing a computer is an important decision that you do not want to take lightly. Although, prices are more reasonable than they used to be, it’s still a significant investment, and you need to make sure that your computer will have the capacity to handle whatever you need it to do. But first of all, LEARN MORE

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